Commencement News

Commencement Details

Information about Academic Convocation, the keynote speaker, where to park, available live streams, and much more is available on the official Commencement website.

By the Numbers

134th

Annual commencement

16

College and international campus ceremonies

41

Ph.D.s to be conferred

4,200+

Total degrees to be conferred

Graduation cap

Meet the Delegates

Each college selects one undergraduate student and may also select one graduate student to represent degree candidates from the college—students whose overall personal achievement demonstrates the ideals of RIT. Delegates speak at their college ceremonies.

What’s Next for the Class of 2019?

Graduates from RIT’s Class of 2019 share what’s next for them. From Fortune 500 companies to prestigious graduate programs and service opportunities, these students have some amazing futures ahead.


Share the News

We’ll let your friends and neighbors know about your graduation! University Communications will send a news release announcing your graduation to your hometown newspaper. We will also send you an online story through rit.meritpages.com to share your news with family and friends as well as post on social media sites like Facebook.

Questions? Email RITNews@rit.edu
Go to RIT’s Merit page